Contains several lectures of Moss as well as a biographical sketch. Essays include Two Revelations, Man and the Lower Animals, Design and Natural Selection, Bible Horrors or True Blasphemy, Health, Wealth, and Happiness, Fictitious Gods, and Bible Saints and Sinners, pts.1-2. Published by Watts & Co. in the 1880s. Topics: Freethinking, Lectures and essays
A fictional account of British celtic Queen Boadicea who lead her tribe in an uprising against Roman empire forces in approximately A.D. 60. Topics: Queen Boadicea, Great Britain--History, Roman invasion, Fiction
This book contains cartoon sketches of various prominent Kentuckians at the turn of the 20th century. Authorship is attributed to Louisville Newspaper Cartoonists, with no mention of specific artist names. Topics: Caricatures and cartoons, Kentucky--Biography--Portraits
May 19, 2016byNorthrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909; Gay, Joseph R.; Penn, I. Garland (Irvine Garland), 1867-1930
Subtitle: "A manual of self-improvement for the colored race, forming an educational emancipator and a guide to success, giving examples and achievements of successful men and women of the race as an incentive and inspiration to the rising generation, including Afro-American progress illustrated, the whole embracing, business, social, domestic, historical, and religious education." From the Collection of Jacquelyn T. Cole: digitized with permission of the owner and placed in the... Topics: African Americans--Education, African Americans--Biography, African Americans--Life skills guides
A booklet published in 1963 by the University of Louisville, Department of Buildings and Grounds that describes security regulations, including general and special instructions for police and watchmen. Topic: University of Louisville--History
For 1883-1884. Contains a list of householders, arranged by streets and numbers, a complete classified commercial directory, a record of city officers, churches, courts, secret and other societies, etc. Printed by the Courier-Journal Job Printing Company in Louisville, Kentucky. Topics: Business enterprises--Kentucky--Louisville, Louisville (Ky.)--Directories
Sep 11, 2015byUniversity of Louisville Board of Trustees
Appeared in the Louisville Dailies: May 12, 14, 16, 18, 1928. I. The resignation or non-employment of certain teachers; II. The recent propaganda against the board; III. The University's new administrative and educational policies; IV. Why Mr. George Colvin is retained as President. Topics: University of Louisville--Administration, Universities and...
A promotional booklet published by the University of Louisville Development Program. Contains several black and white photographs, charts and descriptions of the University and various schools and programs. Topic: University of Louisville
An address given to the community by Dr. James Grier Miller on the occasion of his introduction as President of the University of Louisville, Friday, October 5, 1973. Published from private funds provided by friends of the University of Louisville. Topics: Education, Higher--Kentucky--Louisville
A book detailing the various programs of study and life at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. Includes photographs of buildings on campus, training at the School of Medicine, Law, Dentistry, etc., as well as various sports and other social activities. Also includes description of resources and a list of expenses and fees. Topics: University of Louisville, Universities and colleges--Kentucky--Louisville, Education,...
A book containing a history of the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky from 1837-1927. Includes black and white photographs of buildings on campus, portraits of people and a map of the proposed plan of future development. Topic: University of Louisville--History
A year book of the Southern Police Institute at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky from 1951-1952. Includes a history of the Institute's establishment, building, curriculum, a list of instructors and alumni. Also includes photographs of various methods of instruction and portraits of staff and President of the University. Topic: University of Louisville--History
A 16 x 10 centimeter map of Central and Southern Europe with a scale of approximately 1:4,200,000. Published by Johnson & Browning in New York in 1859. Also contains an inset (left) "Map of the Seat of War" scale - 1:2,350,000. Topic: Europe--Maps
The official souvenir program of the National Negro Business League's tenth annual session, which was held August 18-20, 1909 in Louisville, Kentucky. Contains a list of members, information about Louisville, portraits and advertisements. Topic: African Americans--Kentucky--Louisville
Feb 13, 2015byLouisville Municipal College for Negroes
A study of business and employment among Negroes in Louisville, written and published in 1944 by associates of the Louisville Municipal College for Negroes, University of Louisville, Louisville Urban League and Central Colored High School. Signed and dated by Bertram W. Doyle, Director, Dean, Louisville Municipal College. Topics: African American businesspeople--Kentucky--Louisville, African...
A booklet detailing the history of the Speed Scientific School at the University of Louisville from 1925-1969. Includes photographs of buildings and faculty, staff and alumni of the school. Topics: University of Louisville--Speed Scientific School, Engineering Schools--Kentucky, University of...
A tourist guide of Scotland from the late 19th century. Includes descriptions, illustrations, advertisements and a color map of the London, Northwestern and Caledonian Railways. Topic: Scotland--Description and travel--1801-1900
A book of poetry detailing life with Native Americans in Ohio during the War of 1812. Published in Columbus, Ohio by F. J. Heer Printing Co. Topics: Frontier and pioneer life--Ohio, Ohio--History--War of 1812--Poetry
A book containing illustrated gradations in reading and spelling, intended as an introduction to the Series of school readers by S.G. Goodrich. Published in Louisville, Kentucky by John P. Morton. Topics: Readers--1800-1870, Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860
Sep 30, 2014byIngraham, Joseph Wentworth, 1799-1848.
A written account of an address regarding public education delivered by J. H. Ingraham at the Methodist Church in Nashville, Tennessee on June 7, 1848. Also includes letters, an appendix containing rules for the proposed school, and excerpts from other addresses regarding public education in other cities. Topics: Schools--Tennessee--Nashville, Education--Tennessee--Nashville
An illustrated book containing information about Louisville, Kentucky's growth, resources, commerce, manufactures, financial interests, public institutions, and prospects. Also contains reviews of New Albany and Jeffersonville, Indiana. Published by Acme Publishing and Engraving Co. of Chicago, Illinois. Topics: Louisville (Ky.)--Description and travel, Industries--Kentucky--Louisville
Second memorandum transmitted October 31st, 1917, by the Committee for Immigrants in America. Contains a proclamation, laws, war policy and recommendations for legislation and Americanization. Topics: World War, 1914-1918--United States, Aliens--United States
An industrial history of Louisville, Kentucky, including black and white portraits and biographies of several of the city's leading men. Photographically illustrated by E. Klauber and published by John P. Morton in Louisville. Topic: Louisville (Ky.)--History
A memoir of Lexington, a race horse, written by the editor of the Kentucky Live Stock Record in the late 19th century. Includes information on lineage, races, winnings, etc. Topic: Lexington (Race horse)
A book listing the origin and jurisdiction of the superior and inferior courts and the fees of all public officers in Kentucky in 1872. Topics: Kentucky--Registers, Kentucky--Officials and employees--Salaries, etc.
Includes brief biographies of prominent citizens of Jackson City, Kentucky and advertisements printed throughout the volume. Topics: Breathitt County (Ky.)--Description and travel, Jackson City (Ky.)--Description and travel
May 14, 2014byWarren, E. L. (Edward Leroy), 1852-1931.
A history of the Presbyterian Church in Louisville, Kentucky from 1816-1896. Includes a portrait of Rev. Edward L. Warren. Reprinted from Memorial History of Louisville. Topics: First Presbyterian Church (Louisville, Ky.)--History
A booklet containing illustrations and historical notes of various historic homes of Indianapolis, Indiana. Published by the Railroadmen's Federal Savings and Loan Association of Indianapolis. Topic: Indianapolis (Ind.)--Historic buildings
Text of the argument given by Mr. Helm Bruce on January 27, 1922 before the Senate Judiciary Committee on bill to abolish race track gambling in Kentucky. Topics: Horse racing--Betting--Kentucky, Horse racing--Betting--Law and legislation--Kentucky
Produced by the Travelers' Protective Association of America, representing the manufacturing, wholesale, railway, banking, professional and commercial interests of the state in general. Includes histories, descriptions, photographs and maps of various places in Kentucky. Edited by T. Edgar Harvey. Topics: Kentucky--Description and travel, Kentucky--Economic conditions
A souvenir book of the city of Louisville, Kentucky created for distribution during the G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic) encampment. Includes descriptions and portraits of government officials and business owners, illustrations and photographs of buildings, businesses and residences in the city and advertisements. Topic: Louisville (Ky.)--Commerce--Directories
A book featuring the history and reputation of the Blue Lick Springs and The Arlington Hotel of Nicholas County, Kentucky from 1886. Includes an analysis of the Springs' water, descriptions of various rooms in the hotel, black and white illustrations of the buildings and a map of the Blue Grass Route. Also includes directions and rates for the hotel. Topics: Health resorts--Kentucky--Nicholas County--Guidebooks, Springs--Kentucky--Nicholas...
An extract from the journal of Vincent Gilpin's journey on horseback "into the mountain fastnesses and to the firesides of mountaineers and moonshiners of Kentucky and the Virginias." Contains several black and white illustrations of various places, people and items found along the way. Preface and illustrations by Sanford L. Cluett. Topic: Kentucky--History
Contains an historical sketch of Louisville, Kentucky from 1778 to 1844, including the trade and statistics of the city, city and county officers, river distances and a general directory. Compiled by Nathaniel Peabody Poor and published in Louisville by W.N. Haldeman. (Missing pages 6-7, 65-68, 257-258) Topics: Louisville (Ky.)--Directories, Louisville (Ky.)--History
Feb 20, 2014byNorton, John N. (John Nicholas), 1820-1881.
Contains the text of the sermon preached by John N. Norton, Rector of Ascension Church: Frankfort, Kentucky at the re-opening of Christ Church in Louisville, Kentucky on September 11, 1850. Published in Louisville by Hulls and Shannon, Printers. Topics: Christ Church Cathedral (Louisville, Ky.), Church maintenance and repair
Contains biographical information and a portrait of Robert Owen, the business man. Part of the Little Journeys series: Vol. 24, No. 1. From the cover: "Done into a book by the Roycrofters at their shop which is in East Aurora, Erie County, New York." Topic: Owen, Robert, 1771-1858.
A history of the New York Institution for the blind from 1833. Includes biographical notices, institution by-laws and lists of donors. Also includes samples of printing for the blind and an illustration of the alphabet for the blind. Topics: New York Institution for the Blind, New York Institution for the Blind--By-laws,...
A biography of Booker T. Washington written by Elbert Hubbard as part of the Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Teachers series : Volume 23, Number 1. Includes a portrait of Mr. Washington. Topics: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915, African American teachers--Biography
Twelve black and white photographs of the Indiana State Prison South in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Published in New Albany, Indiana by C. Heimberger & Son in 1890. Topics: Indiana State Prison South (Jeffersonville, Ind.)--Pictorial works, Prisons--Indiana--Pictorial...
A book describing Kentucky's principal cities and towns, protective and commercial ability, financial and trade resources, etc. Includes advertisements, photographs, portraits and drawings. Issued by the Kentucky Division of the Travelers Protective Association of America. Topic: Kentucky--Description and travel
Statistics, facts and photographs of Louisville, Kentucky from the late 1800s and early 1900s. Extracted from The Louisville Evening Post Atlas of the World. Topics: Louisville (Ky.)--Economic conditions, Louisville (Ky.)--Description and travel
Jan 22, 2013byHolland, James W. (James William), 1849-1922
An address delivered before the Alumni Association of Jefferson Medical College, April 1, 1885. Reprinted from American Practitioner. Topics: Personality and cognition, Perceptual learning, Perception, Learning, Psychology of